KCL News

Evening with Victorious River Band

Evening with Victorious River Band

By Admin, 16/03/2020

Kewell Convertors are always on a look out for helping the community and sponsoring the local charities. This time our sponsorship goes to: The Rotary Club of Edenbridge and Westerham's evening with Victorious River Band. This event full of great music and food will help raise money for the ECT Youth Club and other local charities. About Rotary The Rotary Foundation transforms your gifts into service projects that change lives both close to home and around the world. During the past 100 years, the Foundation has spent $3 billion on life-changing, sustainable projects. With your help,...

Ray Keen - Our New Production Supervisor

Ray Keen - Our New Production Supervisor

By Admin, 28/02/2020

A warm welcome to our new Production Supervisor Ray Keen who joins our busy Production team. Ray bringing valuable knowledge and experience from working in the power industry for over 40 years. Having worked all over the world in power generation in various managerial positions Ray will be a clear asset to our production team and we are looking forward to him bringing fresh ideas into our factory. Roy has lived in Edenbridge for 30 years and he is looking forward to working on his doorstep to give him more time for his hobbies like classic cars, scuba diving and skiing.

Sandra Barros - Production Assembler

Sandra Barros - Production Assembler

By Admin, 16/01/2020

We would like to give a warm welcome to our new Production Assembler Sandra Barros. Sandra is originally from Portugal but now lives in Crowborough. Having worked in catering industry in London as a chef assistant she is used to working in busy environment and ready to work to tight deadlines. Later on Sandra worked at a laboratory creating cells under a microscope for life support machines, which no doubt requires a great attention to detail. This and her creativity is clearly reflected in her hobbies where she create/transforms dolls, enjoys baking and drawing.    We are ver...

Kewell Raised £1,540 for Movember

Kewell Raised £1,540 for Movember

By Admin, 02/12/2019

We are delighted to say we have raised a whopping £1,540 and we moved 451 km for Movember this year. Thank you so much to all those who sponsored, donated and moved! This is an amazing effort. Well done everyone! check out our efforts here: KCL Movember

Xmas Jumper Day

Xmas Jumper Day

By Admin, 18/11/2019

Kewell is taking part in this years Christmas Jumper day which is on 13th December in aid of SAVE THE CHILDREN charity. We hope you are all going to join us in supporting this very important charity, donate and have some fun dressing up! The best jumper will win a price!  HAMPER for the BEST JUMPER! Hamper is worth £50 so get creative!  For more info on the charity please click here

Kewell's Movember

Kewell's Movember

By Admin, 05/11/2019

Men’s health is in crisis. Men are dying on average 6 years earlier than women, and for largely preventable reasons. Unchecked, prostate cancer rates will double over the next 15 years. Testicular cancer rates have already doubled in the last 50. And across the world, one man dies by suicide every minute of every day, with males accounting for 75% of all suicides. Movember is uniquely placed to address this crisis on a global scale. The charity funds groundbreaking projects all over the world, engaging men where they are to understand what works best and accelerate change. Kewell wa...

Chris Weaver - Our New Production Administrator

Chris Weaver - Our New Production Administrator

By Admin, 08/10/2019

We are really pleased to be welcoming a new member joining our team, Chris Weaver in his role of Production Administrator. Chris brings with him some great experience and knowledge from years in the automotive industry of the midlands. He has recently relocated to Kent and is looking forward to be learning brand new aspects of bespoke foam engineering with us. Chris has all the skills, ability and attributes to make a positive impact in his role, plus a personality that will fit right in with our company culture.        

Malcolm Newington - Business Development Manager/ Internal Sales

Malcolm Newington - Business Development Manager/ Internal Sales

By Admin, 23/09/2019

We woudl like to introduce Malcolm Newington who has joined our office team as Business Development Manager.  He will be overseeing internal sales, analyzing customers and order paterns, making most of our business opportunities. Following 20 years working as a Field Sales Engineer in the Fluid Power industry, Malcolm has decided to return to working in an office environment with actual people, as he was getting concerned with the amount of time he was spending talking and arguing with himself in his car. His main activities will include ensuring Kewell maximise their business opport...

Keith Gater and Brian Dedman retiring after over 60 years (combined) at Kewell!

Keith Gater and Brian Dedman retiring after over 60 years (combined) at Kewell!

By Admin, 19/09/2019

Keith Gater started at Kewell over 40 years ago, when it was only him, Colin and 2 other chaps. The company premises were much more modest then they are today and in so called "cow shed" they only had one tubing machine, one vacuum former and couple of small routers. Keith is convinced that it is due to his brilliance the company prospered and it is still going strong to this day. Unfortunately all good must come to an end and he said it is time for him to travel the world! He is leaving us at end of September, a bit earlier than planned as he needs to take care of Lou who is having ...

Successful Quality Management and Environmental Certification ISO 9001, ISO14001

Successful Quality Management and Environmental Certification ISO 9001, ISO14001

By Admin, 10/09/2019

Kewell converters is not only proud to successfuly renew the Quality Management ISO 9001 certification but also acieving the Environmental Accreditation ISO 14001.   By working closely with our staff, customers and suppliers we continously improve our environmental performance.   We are commited to reduce our consumption of energy and raw materials. Reduce waste and pollution, both locally and in the wider environment.    Well done to everyone at Kewell Converters!